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Édith Piaf (1915–1963)

When one thinks of Edith Piaf, one thinks of love, sorrow and music. One did not breathe without the other two. Born in Paris practically on the streets on December 19, 1915, she struggled from day one, the daughter of street performers. The mother, a singer, eventually abandoned both Edith and her father for a solo career. Piaf spent her youth ... See full bio »

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 2014 Guapas (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Los críticos (2014) ... (performer: "La Vie En Rose" - uncredited)
 2014 The Other Woman (writer: "LA VIE EN ROSE" - as Edith Piaf)
 2013 Piaf: Hymnes à la môme (TV Special) (lyrics: "L'hymne à l'amour", "La belle histotre d'amour", "La vie en rose", "Les amants")
  Gent de paraula (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2012 - 2013) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2013)
- Episode #3.32 (2013) ... (lyrics: "L'Hymne à l'amour") / (performer: "L'Hymne à l'amour")
- Episode #2.17 (2012) ... (performer: "Les amants du jour")
 2013 The Last Campaign (TV Movie) (lyrics: "La vie en rose" - as E. Piaf)
 2013 Miranda (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Je Regret Nothing (2013) ... (performer: "Non, je ne regrette rien" - uncredited)
  The Good Wife (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2013) (writer - 1 episode, 2013)
- Je Ne Sais What? (2013) ... (performer: "Non Je Ne Regrette Rien" - uncredited) / (writer: "Non Je Ne Regrette Rien" - uncredited)
 2012 Everything or Nothing (Documentary) (performer: "Bravo Pour Le Clown")
 2012 Lotta & die großen Erwartungen (TV Movie) (performer: "Bal dans ma rue" - uncredited)
 2012 Mulheres Ricas (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.10 (2012) ... (lyrics: "La vie en rose" - uncredited)
 2012 Banda sonora (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #8.9 (2012) ... (performer: "Ne me quitte pas")
 2012 No me la puc treure del cap (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Cançons per canviar el món (2012) ... (performer: "Non, je ne regrette rien")
  The Simpsons (TV Series) (1 episode, 2005) (performer - 1 episode, 2012)
- The Daughter Also Rises (2012) ... (performer: "Non, Je Ne Regrette Rien")
- Mommie Beerest (2005) ... ("La Vie En Rose")
 2012/I Dollhouse (performer: "Bals Dans Ma Rue")
 2011 La nouvelle Blanche-Neige (TV Movie) (lyrics: "Hymne à l'Amour")
 2011 Tu cara me suena (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2011) ... (writer: "La Vie en Rose", "La vie en rose")
 2011 Monte Carlo (writer: "La Vie en Rose" - as Edith Piaf)
 2011 X-Men: First Class (performer: "La Vie en Rose") / (writer: "La Vie en Rose")
 2011 Jumping the Broom (writer: "La Vie en Rose")
 2011 Dancing Stars (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #6.1 (2011) ... (lyrics: "La vie en rose")
 2010 Di Di Hollywood (writer: "La vie en rose")
 2010 127 Hours (lyrics: "If You Love Me (Really Love Me)")
 2010 Inception (performer: "Non, Je Ne Regrette Rien")
 2010 22 Bullets (writer: "La Vie En Rose" - as E. Piaf)
 2010 La Rafle (performer: "Paris")
 2010 Getaway (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #19.3 (2010) ... (performer: "Milord" - uncredited)
  Annie MG (TV Mini-Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2010) (writer - 1 episode, 2010)
- Hoofdstuk 4 (2010) ... (performer: "La Vie en Rose" - uncredited) / (writer: "La Vie en Rose" - uncredited)
 2007-2009 Memòries de la tele (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #4.9 (2009) ... (performer: "Non, je ne regrette rien")
- Episode #2.1 (2007) ... (performer: "Non, je ne regrette rien")
 2009/II The Music of Erich Zann (Short) (performer: "La Vie en Rose") / (writer: "La Vie en Rose")
 2009/I The Music of Erich Zann (Short) (performer: "La Vie en Rose") / (writer: "La Vie en Rose")
 2009 An Evening with Eartha Kitt (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "La vie en rose")
 2008 Viva la Diva: Darcey Bussell and Katherine Jenkins (Video) (lyrics: "La Vie en Rose")
 2008 WALL·E (writer: "La Vie en Rose")
 2008 Bang-Bang Wedding! (lyrics: "La vie en rose") / (performer: "La vie en rose")
 2007 Parashat Ha-Shavua (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Shemot, Part I (2007) ... (lyrics: "Hymne à l'amour", "HIMNON LA-AHAVA")
 2007 The Bucket List (performer: "Milord" - as Edith Piaf) / (writer: "La Vie En Rose" - as Edith Piaf)
 2007 Fred Claus (writer: "La Vie en Rose")
 2007 Towelhead (performer: "La Vie en Rose" - as Edith Piaf) / (writer: "La Vie en Rose" - as Edith Piaf)
 2007 Rush Hour 3 (writer: "La Vie En Rose" - as Edith Piaf)
 2007 Mister Lonely (writer: "La Vie en Rose" - as Edith Piaf)
 2007 Magicians (performer: "Je Ne Regrette Rien")
  Colors en sèrie (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2007) (writer - 1 episode, 2007)
- Rosa: Enganxós o diví (2007) ... (performer: "La vie en rose") / (writer: "La vie en rose")
 2007 La Vie en Rose (lyrics: "La vie en rose", "L'Hymne à l'amour") / (performer: "La vie en rose", "Non, je ne regrette rien", "Milord", "L'Hymne à l'amour", "Les Mômes de La Cloche", "Mon Dieu", "La Vie en Rose" (English Version), "Mon Légionnaire", "La Foule")
 2006/I Princess (performer: "No Regrets")
 2005 Lord of War (lyrics: "La Vie en Rose" (1946) - as Edith Gassion)
 2005 Valiant (performer: "Non Je Ne Regrette Rien")
 2004 Dean Martin: Encore (Video) (lyrics: "La vie en rose" - uncredited)
 2004 Sobhraj, or How to Be Friends with a Serial Killer (Documentary) (performer: "Non, je ne regrette rien")
 2004 My Summer of Love (performer: "La Foule")
 2004 Ma mère (writer: "Hymn To Love (Hymne à l'amour)")
 2004 Byways (lyrics: "La vie en rose")
 2003 Something's Gotta Give (writer: "La Vie en Rose")
  Monkey Dust (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 2003) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.2 (2003) ... (writer: "Hymne A L'Amour" - uncredited)
- Episode #2.6 ... (lyrics: "Hymne A L'Amour" - uncredited)
 2003 Intolerable Cruelty (performer: "Non, Je Ne Regrette Rien" (1956) - as Edith Piaf)
 2003 The Dreamers (performer: "Non, je ne regrette rien" (1956))
 2003 Love Me If You Dare ("La Vie en Rose")
  Cuéntame (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2003) (writer - 1 episode, 2003)
- París, oh la la! (2003) ... (performer: "La vie en rose") / (writer: "La vie en rose")
 2003 View from the Top (writer: "La Vie en Rose")
 2003 Mulheres Apaixonadas (TV Series) (lyrics: "La vie en rose")
 2003 Mortadelo & Filemon: The Big Adventure (writer: "La vie en rose" - as Gassion)
 2002/I The Butterfly (lyrics: "L'Hymne A L'Amour")
  Dolce Vita & Co (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2001 - 2002) (writer - 1 episode, 2001)
- Polterabend (2002) ... (performer: "Non, je ne regrette rien")
- Frühlingserwachen (2001) ... (performer: "La vie en rose") / (writer: "La vie en rose")
 2002 The Quiet American (lyrics: "La Vie en Rose")
 2002 Livshunger (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2002) ... ("HYMNE A L'AMOUR")
 2002 Stones (performer: "La vie en rose") / (writer: "La vie en rose")
 2001 Festival in Cannes (performer: "La vie en rose") / (writer: "La vie en rose")
 2000 Clams and Mussels (performer: "Himno al amor")
 1999 The Last Yellow (writer: "La Vie en rose")
 1999 Jeff Buckley: Remembered (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Hymne à l'amour")
 1999 Summer of Sam (lyrics: "La Vie en Rose" (1946))
 1998 Babe: Pig in the City (performer: "Non, je ne regrette rien")
 1998 A Soldier's Daughter Never Cries (writer: "La vie en rose" - as E. Piaf)
 1998 Saving Private Ryan (performer: "Tu Es Partout" (1941), "C'Était Une Histoire D'Amour" (1942)) / (writer: "Tu Es Partout" (1941))
 1996 Night Train to Venice (performer: "La Vie en rose" - as Edith Piaf)
 1996 Chloé (TV Movie) (writer: "La vie en Rose")
 1995 Sabrina (as Edith Piaf, "La vie en rose")
 1995 How to Make an American Quilt (lyrics: "La vie en rose")
 1995 Innocent Lies (performer: "C'est lui qu' mon coeur a choisi")
 1995 French Kiss (writer: "La Vie En Rose")
 1995 A Pyromaniac's Love Story (writer: "La Vie en Rose")
 1994 Ready to Wear (performer: "La Coualante du Pauvre Jean (Poor People of Paris) ", "L'accordeoniste") / (writer: "La vie en rose")
 1994 Nobody Loves Me (performer: "Non, je ne regrette rien")
 1994 La teta y la luna (performer: "Les mots de l'amour", "Le homme à la moto" - as Edith Piaf)
 1994 Natural Born Killers (writer: "La Vie en Rose" - as Edith Piaf)
 1994 Backbeat (performer: "C'était un jour de fête")
 1993 Sista dansen (writer: "La vie en rose")
 1993 La chance aux chansons (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #10.1 (1993) ... (lyrics: "Mais qu'est-ce que j'ai !")
 1992/II Illusions (TV Movie) ("La vie en rose")
 1992 Siméon (writer: "Hymne a l'amour")
 1992 La petite amie d'Antonio (lyrics: "La vie en rose")
 1992 Erotikkuna kankei (writer: "La Vie en Rose" - as Edith Piaf)
 1992 Mr. Saturday Night (writer: "La Vie en Rose" - as Edith Piaf)
 1991 One Against the Wind (TV Movie) (performer: "Non, Je Ne Regrette Rien")
 1990 Le party (lyrics: "C'est l'amour")
  The Wonder Years (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 1989) (performer - 1 episode, 1989)
- How I'm Spending My Summer Vacation (1989) ... (lyrics: "La vie en rose" - uncredited) / (performer: "La vie en rose" - uncredited)
 1989 Beppie (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Jaloezie (1989) ... (writer: "La Vie En Rose" - as Edith Piaf)
 1988 Three Seats for the 26th (performer: "La Vie En Rose")
 1988 Bull Durham (performer: "La vie en rose", "Non, je ne regrette rien") / (writer: "La vie en rose")
 1987 'Allo 'Allo (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Great Un-Escape (1987) ... (writer: "La Vie En Rose" - uncredited)
 1986 The Men's Club (lyrics: "La vie en rose" - as Edith Piaf)
 1986 The Benny Hill Show (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #17.1 (1986) ... (lyrics: "La Vie en Rose")
 1985 Zeg 'ns Aaa (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Lekke Band (1985) ... (lyrics: "La vie en rose" - uncredited)
 1984 Fények virradat elött (Short) (performer: "N'y vas pas Manuel")
 1983 Eréndira (performer: "La Vie en Rose")
 1983 Edith and Marcel (performer: "Un chant d'amour", "Comme moi", "C'est peut-être ça", "Bal dans ma rue", "L'Effet que tu m'fais", "Mon Dieu", "Les Mots d'amour", "L'Hymne à l'amour, "Je t'ai dans la peau", "C'est merveilleux", "La Vie en rose", "L'Homme que j'aimerai", "C'est de la faute à tes yeux", "Homme comme les autres", "Et moi", "Margot coeur gros", "La Foule") / (writer: "Un chant d'amour", "L'Effet que tu m'fais", "L'Hymne à l'amour, "La Vie en rose", "C'est de la faute à tes yeux", "Homme comme les autres")
 1981 The 35th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) (writer: "La vie en rose")
 1978 The Cheap Detective (lyrics: "La vie en rose" - uncredited)
 1978 Het is weer zo laat! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Stop de neutronenbom! (1978) ... (writer: "La Vie en Rose" - uncredited)
 1973 The Mother and the Whore (performer: "Les Amants de Paris")
 1973 An Evening with Marlene Dietrich (Documentary) (lyrics: "La vie en rose")
 1971 A Safe Place (lyrics: "La Vie En Rose") / (performer: "La Vie En Rose")
 1968 Magic of Marlene (TV Movie) (lyrics: "La Vie En Rose")
 1966 Get Smart (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Casablanca (1966) ... (lyrics: "La Vie en Rose")
 1966 July Rain (writer: "La vie en rose" - uncredited)
 1965 Húsz óra (performer: "Milord")
 1961 Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #13.29 (1961) ... (lyrics: "If You Love Me" - uncredited)
 1958 Música de siempre (performer: "La Vie en Rose" (Spanish Version)) / (writer: "La Vie en Rose" (Spanish Version))
 1958 Trente-Six Chandelles (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 28 April 1958 (1958) ... (lyrics: "La Vie en Rose")
 1957 The Big Record (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.11 (1957) ... (music: "I'll Remember Today" - uncredited)
 1957 The Gisele MacKenzie Show (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.2 (1957) ... (lyrics: "La vie en rose" - uncredited)
 1954 French Cancan (performer: "Petits Souris")
 1954 Sabrina (lyrics: "La vie en rose" - uncredited)
 1954 Royal Affairs in Versailles (performer: "Ah ça ira")
 1951 The Colgate Comedy Hour (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.26 (1951) ... (lyrics: "La vie en rose" - uncredited)
 1950 Stage Fright (lyrics: "La vie en rose" (1946) - uncredited)
 1948 To the Victor (lyrics: "La vie en rose" - uncredited)
 1936 The Tomboy (performer: "Quand même")
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